Titanosaurus Lydekker 1877 (titanosaurid)

Reptilia - Saurischia - Titanosauridae

Alternative spellings: Tritonausaurus, Tritonosaurus

Full reference: R. Lydekker. 1877. Notices of new and other Vertebrata from Indian Tertiary and Secondary rocks. Records of the Geological Survey of India 10(1):30-43

Parent taxon: Lithostrotia according to P. Upchurch et al. 2004

See also Ameghino 1900, Arldt 1909, Bataller 1960, Blows 1998, Bonaparte 1978, Bonaparte 1984, Bonaparte 1996, Bonaparte and Bossi 1967, Bonaparte and Powell 1980, Buffetaut 1992, Calvo and González Riga 2003, Campbell 1966, Carroll 1988, Casanovas et al. 1987, Chatterjee and Rudra 1996, Coombs and Molnar 1981, Cope 1878, Das Gupta 1924, Depéret 1896, Depéret 1900, Gautier 1901, Gilmore 1946, Haughton 1928, Hoffet 1942, Huene 1908, Huene 1908, Huene 1909, Huene 1927, Huene 1927, Huene 1927, Huene 1929, Huene 1929, Huene 1941, Huene and Matley 1933, Hunt et al. 1995, Jacobs et al. 1996, Joleaud 1922, Kues et al. 1980, Le Loeuff 2005, Loyal et al. 1996, Lucas and Hunt 1989, Lydekker 1877, Lydekker 1879, Lydekker 1883, Lydekker 1885, Lydekker 1887, Lydekker 1887, Lydekker 1888, Lydekker 1893, Marsh 1895, Marsh 1896, Marsh 1898, McIntosh 1990, McIntosh 1990, McIntosh 1997, Mohabey 2001, Molnar 1980, Mones 1972, Nopcsa 1928, Otero and Reguero 2013, Powell 2003, Prasad and Sahni 1999, Romer 1956, Romer 1966, Russell et al. 1976, Salgado 1993, Salgado 1996, Salgado and Azpilicueta 2000, Sanz 1986, Steel 1970, Stromer 1932, Swinton 1936, Swinton 1970, Tatarinov 1964, Upchurch 1995, von Zittel 1911, Wilson and Upchurch 2003, Young 1937 and Zittel 1890

Sister taxa: Antarctosaurus, Atacamatitan, Austroposeidon, Elaltitan, Epachthosaurus, Isisaurus, Lirainosaurinae, Lognkosauria, Lohuecotitan, Magyarosaurus, Malawisaurus, Mansourasaurus, Narambuenatitan, Nemegtosauridae, Normanniasaurus, Paludititan, Paralititan, Pellegrinisaurus, Pitekunsaurus, Qingxiusaurus, Rapetosaurus, Rinconsauria, Saltasauridae, Sarmientosaurus, Shingopana, Tengrisaurus, Volgatitan

Subtaxa: Titanosaurus blanfordi Titanosaurus falloti Titanosaurus indicus Titanosaurus madagascariensis Titanosaurus nanus Titanosaurus rahioliensis

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Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Argentina (8 collections), France (2), India (10), Kenya (1), Laos (7), Madagascar (4), Niger (1), Romania (1), Spain (2), the United Kingdom (1)

Total: 37 collections including 38 occurrences

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